Get your inner Scot on!
Join us at our 8th Annual Hogman-eh! 2019. A New Year’s Celebration – Scottish style – at the Aberdeen Pavilion!
December 31st, 2019
5:00 p.m. to 12:00 a.m. Countdown to New Year, followed by Auld Lang Syne and fireworks
Aberdeen Pavilion and Horticulture Building, Lansdowne Park, 1525 Princess Patricia, Ottawa
Scots and everyone wanting to enjoy a lively Scottish style party are invited to the largest, New Year’s Eve celebration in Eastern Ontario, and the largest Hogmanay celebration outside of Scotland! The evening starts with the free Great Scot! KidsZone, featuring Highland and Ceilidh Dancing and other fun family activities in the Horticulture Building.
At 7:00 p.m., revelers will celebrate midnight in Scotland with a huge balloon drop, followed by brilliant music from local and visiting bands as well as Pipes Bands and Dancers. Scottish food will be available at the Market Place and beer, wine, and whisky at Milestones Bar in the Aberdeen Pavilion. End the night and toast 2020 at midnight by gathering in fellowship to sing Auld Lang Syne, then head outdoors for a fabulous fireworks display over the Great Lawn.
Annual Scottish Society of Ottawa VIP Membership Fee: $20/person or $30/family (all living in the same location)
As an SSO VIP member you get advance notice of SSO ticketed events as well as a 10% discount!